|Grant Number||RO_X 2009_121|
|Organization||Civil Society Development Foundation|
|Project Name||Stronger voice for the associative sector in Romania|
|Amount Awarded||USD 150,000.00|
|Grant Period||May 15, 2010 - November 14, 2011|
Goal: consolidate the Romanian non-for-profit sector for outfacing the financial crisis and the unfriendly legal environment throughout developing the NGOs’ organizational capacity, supporting the advocacy initiatives and improving the sector’s public image. Activities: 1. Establishing a structured mechanism to ensure a wider and representative support for advocacy initiatives serving the interest of the entire NGO sector; 2. Organizing a Civic Days National Event; 3. Evaluating CSDF position in the sector and elaborating the strategic and business planning processes for 2010-2015; 4. Enlarge the range of current CSDF services by developing the first e-learning platform addressed to NGOs and adapt the NGO portal www.stiriong.ro to the users’ requests.